Pre-Law Thematic

Advisor Contact:
Melanie Christine Madden
Bear Down Gym
(520) 621-7763
Last names starting with
A to Z
Minor Description:

The Pre-Law Thematic Minor (PLW) is designed to assist students to prepare for a career in Law. Students will have the opportunity to research topics, analyze information, and think critically. 

Minor Requirements:

The PLW minor requires 18 units, 12 of these units must be upper division (300-400 level). A 2.00 GPA is required for all university credit work used in this minor.

  • These courses are not mandatory for law school admission but are recommended if the student does not have a strong interest in another minor area. 
  • Only three (3) units of internship credit may be used for the minor.
  • No courses may be taken Pass/Fail.
  • No more than two courses from any one subject area may be used for the minor.
  • Some courses may have pre-requisites, please check with the department.

Academic Advisement Report

Declaring the Minor:

Students wishing to declare the PLW minor must meet with the Pre-Law Advisor, Melanie Madden. This may be done at a scheduled appointment or during walk-in times, please call (520)621-7763 to confirm walk-in days/hours or schedule an appointment.  This minor may not be declared through your major advisor.

Double Use of Minor Course Work:

Courses from the major or another minor MAY NOT be used to fulfill PLW minor requirements.